El Estoque

MVHS Swim: The Matadors host their annual senior night ceremony despite COVID-19 cancellations

MVHS Swim: The Matadors host their annual senior night ceremony despite COVID-19 cancellations

Rucha Soman, Justine Ha, and Anjali Singh

March 13, 2020

On March 13, members of the MVHS Swim team gathered by the pool deck after school to set up for the annual senior night ceremony. The 13 seniors joined their fellow teammates as they ran from the tennis courts to the pool where they were greeted by a human bridge. Despite not allowing spectators, MVHS...

Boys volleyball: MVHS takes commanding win against Lynbrook HS

Boys volleyball: MVHS takes commanding win against Lynbrook HS

Elena Khan and Anish Vasudevan

March 3, 2020

The MVHS boys volleyball team, who hasn’t played a game since its Norcal championship win last season, defeated Lynbrook HS (LHS) at its first home game of the season. The team won in straight sets, starting the new season off strong with a current league standing at 1-0.  The Matadors remained...

Boys’ soccer: MVHS defeats Milpitas HS

Boys’ soccer: MVHS defeats Milpitas HS

Jayanti Jha and Elena Khan

February 12, 2020

  The MVHS boys varsity soccer team defeated Milpitas HS 5-1, bringing its current league standing to 5-5-1.  The team played strong offense during the first half, scoring four of their five goals within the first 30 minutes. Junior Frank Lu credits their offensive plays to trusting an...

Girls Basketball: MVHS falls to Homestead HS

Girls Basketball: MVHS falls to Homestead HS

Jayanti Jha, Elena Khan, and Neysa Singh

February 10, 2020

MVHS lost to Homestead HS in its eighth game of the season, bringing their current league standing to 5-3.  During the first and second quarter, HHS players played a hard defense, making it difficult for the Matadors to score. Junior Katerina Baxter explains how their lack of communication hind...

Girls Soccer: The Lady Mats secure their fourth league victory against Wilcox HS

Girls Soccer: The Lady Mats secure their fourth league victory against Wilcox HS

Justine Ha, Anjali Singh, and Collin Qian

February 7, 2020

After an intense match, the Matadors gain their sixth overall win with a final score of 4-2

Boys Soccer: The Matadors win against Saratoga HS 4-0

Boys Soccer: The Matadors win against Saratoga HS 4-0

Collin Qian and Vivian Jiang

February 6, 2020

After a hard loss against Lynbrook HS with a final score of 2-1 last week, the Matadors bounced back with four goals and a shutout against Saratoga HS. This put their record at 4-3-1, taking MVHS one step closer to achieving its goal of reaching Central Coast Section (CCS). From the kick off it wa...

Girls soccer: MVHS draws against Milpitas HS 0-0

Girls soccer: MVHS draws against Milpitas HS 0-0

Kamyar Moradi and Anish Vasudevan

January 26, 2020

In its fourth league matchup of the season, MVHS ties against Milpitas HS